Bus bursts into flames in Hertfordshire

A bus carrying secondary school pupils filled with smoke before bursting into flames in Offley, Hertfordshire this afternoon.

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Passengers escape from smoking bus moments before it bursts into flames

The bus was engulfed in a fireball moments after the passengers escaped. Credit: ITV News Anglia

A busload of passengers has escaped from the vehicle moments before it burst into flames.

It's understood the bus had secondary school pupils as passengers when it began to fill with smoke. It not thought that anyone was hurt.

The incident happened on the A505 at Offley in Herfordshire close to Hitchin.

The bus caught fire at Offley on the A505 between Luton and Hitchin. Credit: ITV News

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